Sentence Examples with the word dreading

I walked slowly down the stairs dreading the day in store for me.

Ever dreading a blow, he was always eager to strike the first; and alive to the perils of peace, he was blind to the dangers of war.

Kiera groaned, dreading the idea of a party with so many strangers who were bound to think of her as the women in the bathroom had earlier.

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She walked to the foyer and looked out, dreading the idea of walking somewhere when it was so cold.

She drew near, both hopeful and dreading what he intended to do.

He was probably already dreading the idea of seeing her again.

Fred had taken care of the early morning chores as Dean poured himself his first cup of coffee, dreading the inquisition he knew would be forthcoming from the old man.

Badly received by the great aristocratic family of the Walid-sidiSheikh, he re-entered Morocco, but the emperor of that country, dreading his influence and fearing difficulties with the French, drove him out.

She met his gaze, dreading his words.

His step quickened down the hall, but he was unable to tell if he were eager or dreading the sight of the woman again.